Final score

24 August 2008 20:45

Inter
38' (2nd half) Balotelli
18' Muntari
Roma
46' (2nd half) Vucinic
11' (2nd half) De Rossi
referee Massimiliano Saccani / linesmen Stagnoli, Biasutto / 4th man De Marco
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45'1 minute of added time to play.
40'Ibra is booked by the referee.
37'Figo's header from Maicon's cross is just few inches off target.
31'Pizarro is booked for a foul on Muntari.
18'GOOOAAAALLLL!!! From close range Mexes deflects Maicon's cross; the ball hits the bar, then Muntari scores with a tap-in from close-range! Inter 1-0 Roma.
12'The first yellow card of the night goes to Vucinic.
6'Inter counter-attack and go close through Ibra. The Swede's low shot from distance is inches wide of Doni's left-hand post.
4'First chance for Roma as Vucinic shoots wide just inside the box.
1'Good evening and welcome to the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza for the 2008 Italian Super Cup match between Inter and Roma (kick-off at 8:45pm).
1'After a minute's silence in memory of Franco Sensi, the Nerazzurri kick off.
MinutesText commentary
50'Full Time. Inter 2-2 Roma. Extra time coming up.
45'Roma equalise again: Vucinic's header from Pizarro's corner is deflected by Stankovic. Inter 2-2 Roma
45'5 minutes of added time.
44'Rivas replaces Burdisso
43'Okaka replaces Aquilani
39'Totti replaces Perrotta.
38'GOAL!!!!!!! Mario Balotelli beats the offside trap, and slides the ball beyond Doni. What a cool finish by the 18-year-old. Inter 2-1 Roma.
33'Tonetto replaces Riise.
33'Cambiasso stops a Vucinic counter-attack down the right.
26'Jimenez replaces Amantino Mancini
21'Balotelli replaces Luis Figo.
14'Roma equalise. De Rossi's long-range shot gives Julio Cesar no chance of making a save. Inter 1-1 Roma.
11'Javier Zanetti shoots from 30 yards. Doni saves.
6'Inter attack back. Ibrahimovic unleashes a shot from 30 yards that is deflected by Mexes.
1'Roma get the second half going.
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14'Balotelli's rocket shot from the free kick is punched clear by Doni.
6'Doni makes a great one-handed save from Balotelli's free kick.
1'Inter kick off the first period of extra time.
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15'Yellow card for Stankovic
15'Inter 2-2 Roma. There's no change in the result after extra time. Penalties coming up.
12'Okaka's effort is too central. Julio Cesar saves.
10'The tiredness is creeping in at San Siro.
2'Balotelli is booked for a foul play.
1'Roma get the second period of extra time under way.
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1'Totti and Stankovic fail their penalty!
1'Inter claim their fourth Super Cup with a thrilling end. Inter 8-7 Roma!
Zanetti
8.4
8.4
Stankovic
6.88
6.88
Cambiasso
7.43
7.43
Burdisso
6.54
6.54
Julio Cesar
7.08
7.08
Figo
6.3
6.3
Maicon
7.71
7.71
Maxwell
6.81
6.81
Ibrahimovic
7.76
7.76
Jimenez
6.4
6.4
Rivas
6.52
6.52
Balotelli
8.7
8.7
Mancini
6.65
6.65
Muntari
8.23
8.23
Average rating7.24
11shots on target3
6shots off target7
22fouls committed20
11corners3
7offsides4
33:51ball possession36:55
DA IMPLEMENTARE
wins(2)draws(1)defeats(1)

starting lineups

Julio Cesar 12Doni
Maicon 13Cassetti
Burdisso 16Mexes
Cambiasso 19Juan
Maxwell 6Riise
Zanetti 4Aquilani
Stankovic 5De Rossi
Muntari 20Pizarro
Figo 7Baptista
Ibrahimovic 8Perrotta
Mancini 33Vucinic

substitutes

Toldo 1Artur
Rivas 24Loria
Pelé 30Panucci
Jimenez 11Tonetto
Cruz 9Brighi
Crespo 18Esposito
Balotelli 45Totti